Concord Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo tells AppleInsider that his most recent checks in Asia indicate Apple shipped a total of 1.1 million of its 11- and 13-inch MacBook Airs during the three-month period ending December, making the new breed of ultra-thin portables one of the company’s most successful Mac product launches ever.
And Apple is the one company eating up the netbook and ultra-portable notebook PC pies with its iPad. My forecast of how well the iPad 2 will do:
Translation: netÂbooks, noteÂbooks, lapÂtops, etc. for the home will get kicked in the nuts by the new iPad 2, and other tablets. With one excepÂtion: MacBooks.